Cyclotella polymorpha B. & Håkansson
Cyclotella polymorpha B.Meyer & Håkansson 1996: 64, figs 1-7, 9-29
Published in: Meyer, B. & Håkansson, H. (1996). Morphological variation of Cyclotella polymorpha sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae). Phycologia 35: 64-69, 29 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pantocsekiella polymorpha (B.Meyer & H.Håkansson) K.T.Kiss & E.Ács
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Planktonic in eutrophic lakes and in eutrophic rivers. - (20 Feb 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Lake Kinneret, Israel (Meyer & Håkansson 1996: 64). Holotype: U. Pollinger; 5 November 1990; plankton bloom, 7 m depth. BM 82369 (Meyer & Håkansson 1996: 64). Notes: Isotype: Zu4/49 (BRM): Ld 369, 370. Collection H. Hakansson.
Source of current name
Ács, E., Ari, E., Duleba, M., Dressler, M., Genkal, S.I., Jakó, E., Rimet, F., Ector, L. & Kiss, K.T. (2016). Pantocsekiella, a new centric diatom genus based on morphological and genetic studies. Fottea, Olomouc 16(1): 56-78, 23 fig., 5 tables.
Houk, V., Klee, R. & Tanaka, H. (2010). Atlas of freshwater centric diatoms with a brief key and descriptions. Part III. Stephanodiscaceae A. Cyclotella, Tertiarius, Discotella. Fottea 10(Supplement): 1-496 , incl. 330 pl.
Håkansson, H. (2002). A compilation and evaluation of species in the genera ["general"] Stephanodiscus, Cyclostephanos and Cyclotella with a new genus in the family Stephanodiscaceae. Diatom Research 17(1): 1-139, 487 figs.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Meyer, B. & Håkansson, H. (1996). Morphological variation of Cyclotella polymorpha sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae). Phycologia 35: 64-69, 29 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 August 2019.